Air Compressor FAQ’s – Part Two

This is part two of a three part series – WHAT ABOUT MOISTURE? Compressed air gets hot and then cools. When it cools, it creates condensation. The harder your compressor works, the hotter it will get and the more moisture you will have. There are two moisture problems that can cause problems. The first is moisture … Continue reading “Air Compressor FAQ’s – Part Two”

Air Compressor FAQ’s – Part One

HORSE POWER – TRUE OR EXAGERATED? Many air compressor manufacturers “exaggerate” their horsepower ratings to sell more compressors. Industrial compressors like our BendPak TRI-MAX™ Series are rated accurately, which is why you’ll notice the 5 and 7.5 HP motors are noticeably physically larger (nearly 40% larger) than one of those overrated “Chain Store” one. A … Continue reading “Air Compressor FAQ’s – Part One”